21 Pages Posted: 25 Oct 2004
Date Written: June 15, 2004
Most mediations involve two disputants (or two groups of disputants) who are aided by a mediator. Frequently, another party - an intervener - becomes involved, claiming part of the outcomes consigned to one of the disputants. In this paper, we delineate the interveners' role, explain their incentives, and report how mediators manage them.
Keywords: Mediation, Legal, Conflict Resolution
JEL Classification: D74, J52
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